Our team is made up of a mixed highly adaptive skills base covering both technical and commercial needs. We have in-house specialists not only from the space sector but also from more down-to-earth fields such as civil engineering and oceanography, all helping to ensure we deliver the best service to our end users.
Having completed a postgraduate degree in International Business Management with Sustainability Management, Denise is perfectly suited to Astrosat and her role as the right-hand-man to our busy CEO, Steve Lee.
Head of International Operations
As a master of international languages, Ola is perfectly suited to liaising with our partners and end-users across multiple continents. Her current focus is on Monitoring and Evaluation to ensure our products deliver optimal results every time.
Arjan is a physicist with a PhD in computational modelling and expertise in image analysis. Leading a team of Earth Observation data specialists, he is growing the company's capabilities in the analysis of satellite imagery and geospatial data.
Earth Observation Specialist
Calum is an Earth Observation and hydrodynamics specialist. Working predominantly on ocean modelling projects, Calum has also added to his skill sets Multi-spectral and Hyper-spectral analysis techniques which are applied to a number of projects.
Senior Technology Officer
Waldemar is focused on Astrosat's space applications. An established new product builder, his skills range from artificial intelligence to satellite image processing.
Ioannis specialises in GIS software packages for processing, analysing satellite images and helps in the design and production of our innovative final product interfaces. He is also responsible for the sourcing and handling of specific data sets to ensure the correct data is available when needed the most.
Satellite Communications Engineer
Jānis is an electronics specialist who designs and builds Astrosat’s hardware and software systems.
A Master of Engineering, MEng, in Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Janis undertakes research on satellite communication subsystems, communication link properties, terrestrial communication standard applicability and adaptation for use on satellites, as well as satellite and ground segment radio solutions.
Application Engineer & Project Manager
Sabine is a solution oriented engineer with a strong research acumen, driven by innovative technology development.
Her particular interest are technologies for building energy efficiency and renewable energy systems. Sabine is the Lead of ThermCERT product development.
Quality Assurance and Network Integrity Manager
Mel is a management specialist with a strong track record in the upper echelons of UK telecoms technology. His primary focus at Astrosat is to design, deliver and maintain the crucial data and telephony network for the company and to develop the Quality Management System.
Jenna is focused on delivering the Forestry Management And Protection (FMAP) programme supporting governments and international organisations to monitor forests and help prevent illegal logging. With a background in UK central government and a holder of the King's College Environmental Monitoring, Modelling and Management degree, her skills range from policy making to GIS applications.
Head of Software
Ubay is a senior DevOps engineer and full-stack developer. With nearly a decade of commercial experience, he oversees the software team and directs the DevOps team using AWS mainly.
Recovery And Protection In Disaster (RAPID) Project Manager
After serving for 10 years in the military specialising in armoured reconnaissance, where he was responsible for the planning and execution of operations in many theatres across the globe, David decided to challenge himself in the commercial world. Since leaving the military, he has been a consistent deliverer employed in various project positions within both the international energy and financial sectors and it's this myriad of experience he contributes to our dynamic and challenging project in Vietnam.
Lorenzo prototypes web services and researches cloud solutions leveraging the Open Source ecosystem. He is a world-wide-go-round volunteer supporting open scientific initiatives for International SpaceApps Challenge, Python Software Foundation and World Wide Web Consortium as well as an Udacity pioneer and commercial space enthusiast.
Jakub loves making software that makes life easier. Whether it’s a simple but clever script that removes some daily tedium to a sophisticated data visualisation app that teaches us something significant about life — Jakub derives intense satisfaction from making it happen. With a background in psychology and artificial intelligence, he brings a humane element to the highly technical.